Exceptionally cold hardy and almost impossibly beautiful, Rhododendron 'Ramapo' is a very compact evergreen shrub that is highly rated for cold climates. It has tiny leathery gray-green leaves that provide year-round interest. Exceptionally cold hardy and almost impossibly beautiful, Rhododendron 'Ramapo' is a very compact evergreen shrub that is highly rated for cold climates. Rhododendron impeditum (H-2) Dwarf cushion-like shrub with tight compact form. Inflorescence up to 4 flowered. Rhododendron 'Tamarindos' has openly funnel-shaped flowers, 2¾"-3⅛" across, deep purple shading to very pale purple in throat, with a large greenish-yellow blotch on a pale purple background. Leaves are nearly circular, bluish-green, very aromatic & pale green when new. Dwarf Purple Rhododendron is a compact slow-growing flowering evergreen shrub in with spectacular purple flowers that cover the plant in the spring. Rhododendrons are shrubs with showy flowers in spring, usually in shade of white, pink, purple and red. Produces dome-shaped trusses of 15 flowers. In more favourable climates, rhododendrons can be planted at any time of year. Several cultivars with white to purple flowers have been selected for the horticultural trade (Brown and Kirkman 1990). Relatively few rhododendrons are fully hardy in the Chicago area or can cope well with its alkaline soils. The kangaroo rhododendron is a charming violet with deeper purple spanning out from the center of the blossom. This tiny plant displays gorgeous clusters of bright purple flowers. Apply a thick layer of mulch to keep roots cool, avoiding the crown. If for some reason you can't find what you're looking for in our stock, you can order directly from Monrovia & have it shipped here to the nursery for FREE! The aromatic foliage often changes to almost a mahogany color when the temperature becomes colder and provides striking wintertime interest. Blooms early spring & reaches roughly 4 feet tall. Zones. Flowers are widely funnel-shaped with frilly edges & lavender coloring fading lighter towards center with purple blotch. Stands up to heat as well as cold. 1 gal size 2-3 year old plants. As such, it should only be pruned immediately after its spring bloom. Heat & sun tolerant. Produces dome-shaped trusses of 20 flowers. Plant the rhododendron high in light, well-draining soil. Blooms mid to late spring & reaches roughly 4 feet tall. Has dense, fine-branched stems grow vertically & is best in full sun. Purple Splendor Rhododendron Very striking deep royal purple frilled flowers with black markings in the throat flowering in late May and June. Broad, well-branched, grows twice as wide as tall & tolerates full sun. Partial sun. Tolerates both full sun & full shade. 100% pure blue does not exist in the 'Rhodoworld'. ... USDA Zone: 6-9. Review this plant. Perfecto Mundo Double Purple azalea blooms on old wood in spring, then later, on new wood. The best of the many "PJM" cultivars available. Has an upright, open habit. Shop top rated Rhododendron Dandy Man Purple. Flowers are widely funnel shaped with frilly edges, purplish-pink coloring with heavy dark red spotting on dorsal lobe & some strong purplish-red stripes on reverse. Rhododendrons are shrubs with showy flowers in spring, usually in shade of white, pink, purple and red. Small and round, the aromatic leaves open pale blue, deepen to blue-green before getting bronze-tinged in fall and winter. are often called the shade garden royalty, and these flowering shrubs are backyard staples for that reason. Leaves are small & glossy green. If you want to reshape the rhododendron, do some light pruning after blooming ends, selecting overgrown branches and clipping back to 1/4 inch above a cluster, or whorl, of leaves. It has deep lavender buds that open pink to light purple, ruffled flowers with a reddish-purple blotch. Some types of rhododendrons that lose their leaves in winter are commonly called azaleas. Produces dome to ball-shaped trusses of about 15 flowers. Zones 5 to 8. $25.00. The flowers are smallish, the plant habit is rather open and spindly, and the hardiness is not the best. It has deep lavender buds that open pink to light purple, ruffled flowers with a reddish-purple blotch. Height 5-6 feet Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. In early spring this small-leaved evergreen shrub is covered in a profusion of deep red-purple flowers – definitely a harbinger of the season! In early to mid spring, it bears a profusion of small clusters of light violet-purple flowers which contrast beautifully with aromatic foliage. Has a rounded habit & is heat tolerant. Blooms in late spring & reaches roughly 3 feet tall. Leaves are elliptic, have acute apex, rounded base, concave, glossy & dark green. Flower openly funnel-shaped, slightly frilly, strong purplish-pink at edges, merging into light purplish-pink to very pale purple, marked strong yellow green. Flowers are widely funnel-shaped, a strong reddish-purple coloring with a deep purplish-red blotch. Light purple flowers flecked dark red in the throat *Flowers November * 1.5m Parentage: R.HUMBOLDT X R.DIRSCKTOR E HJELM Leaves are variegated green & yellow in central bands. Good glossy foliage and suitable for some sun or light shade. Blooms mid to late spring & reaches roughly 6 feet tall. Yet there are rhodo-hybrids, which come quite near to it, especcially the group lepidote (small-leaved) hybrids in the list right below. Excellent in the front of a border or in a rock garden. It is in the Southgate® series, rhododendrons that are heat tolerant and thrive in the Deep South. Flowers are broadly funnel-shaped & deep purple with greenish-brown to ochre marks within. Dandy Man® Purple - Rhododendron x | Proven Winners … A dense, compact, rounded habit that is tolerant of full sun. Flowers are funnel-shaped & deep purplish red coloring with dorsal lobes spotted dark red. Purple Lace : Large dark purple florets with wavy edges. An exceptional, early blooming compact form with bright lavender pink blooms. Flowers are funnel-shaped, light violet & held in trusses of 3-5 flowers. Some protection from winter wind is helpful. Flowers are bell-shaped, wavy to slightly frilly lobes & moderate purplish-pink coloring with red spots. OUT OF STOCK: Mid/Late: 1.5m: Red Eye: Deep purple flowers with a green eye that turns red. Plant in a location protected from strong winds. Joan Leslie Hammond. It has tiny leathery gray-green leaves that provide year-round interest. Line them up for edging or as mini hedges to highlight plantings of perennials. Produces dark green foliage with a dense, compact habit 3 ft. tall by 6 ft. wide. It's very possible that this is the variety Bumble Bee. Your climate may be too cold for this plant, SIGN-UP FOR DESIGN INSPIRATION AND UPDATES ON NEW PLANTS, 817 E. MONROVIA PLACEAZUSA, CALIFORNIA 91702-1385, LEGACY OUR STORY NURSERY LOCATIONS SUSTAINABILITY PRESS CAREERS INTERNSHIPS, FIND A MONROVIA PROFESSIONAL BECOME A MONROVIA PRO, CONTACT US FAQs RETURN POLICY SHIPPING INFO HOW TO ORDER ONLINE. The compact habit of this versatile Dwarf Rhododendron lends a decidedly formal character to the garden. Flowers are widely funnel-shaped with wavy edges & vivid purple coloring with a dark purple blotch, held in dome-shaped trusses of 18 flowers. RADIANCE™ is a medium dense evergreen shrub that grows 4 to 5 ft. tall and wide. Has a mounding, compact habit. This Rhododendron is a hybrid between two other Rhododendrons that are renowned for their hardiness and impressive growth habit. The purple flowers are a lovely colour combination with the late-spring greens, especially on an overcast day. Produces conical trusses with leaves that are thick, glossy, dark green and heavily veined; coppery bronze when new. Has a compact, dense habit. Predominant Flower Color: Purple Flower/Truss Description: Flower openly funnel-shaped, crinkled lobes, 1½" across, dark purple with light reddish purple throat, dark violet spots and light reddish-purple rays down center of each lobe. Blooms early mid season & reaches roughly 1 foot tall. Morning sun with afternoon shade is also acceptable. Flowers are broadly funnel-shaped with wavy edges & very deep purple with a large black blotch. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. In hotter areas, planting in the autumn is recommended and if you are planting in a cold climate, early spring planted is preferred. Flowering in late May this is a good hardy plant with pest and disease resistant foliage. It is in the Southgate® series, rhododendrons that are heat tolerant and thrive in the Deep South. Rhododendrons require constant moisture (but not standing water), a fertile soil with a low pH and grow best in partial shade. Blooms mid to late spring & reaches roughly 6 feet tall. Your climate might be too cold for this plant: Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers. Any pruning should be done soon after flowering to ensure bud set. I have a dark purple rhododendron growing in the middle of Middle Garden. 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